MDPhd Dual Degree Program

 

DISCOVER a dynamic program that brings together the best of both worlds...cutting edge science and innovative medicine.

The University of Texas at Austin and the University of Texas Medical Branch MD-PhD Dual Degree Program.

Welcome!

The University of Texas at Austin and the University of Texas Medical Branch MD-PhD Dual Degree Program brings together the best of both worlds for discovery in medical science.

UTMB and UT Austin integrate long established and accredited medical and graduate programs for a novel approach to medical science. The strengths of these two main University of Texas System campuses are merged to expand the reach of ground breaking discovery. The MD-PhD Program is designed to groom physician scientists to explore, investigate and validate new diagnostic tests, medications, treatments and cures.

A wide range of opportunities for scientific advancements with a dual degree program are achieved by emphasizing continuity between clinical and basic sciences curricula.  The MD-PhD Program provides training that can lead to significant scientific discovery, contributions in academic and corporate research, clinical practice or an infinite combination of these ventures.

Discover the full potential of medical science through this highly competitive and selective dual degree program.

Announcement

The Dual Degree MD-PhD Program at University of Texas Medical Branch and The University of Texas at Austin (The Austin Program) is not accepting further applications for the 2014 application cycle. The Austin Program will decide on its next application cycle within the coming year. Any inquiries may be directed to Leslie Walters at leslie.walters@austin.utexas.edu.  Applicants pursuing MD/PhD training at UTMB are encouraged to apply to the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) MD/PhD Combined Degree Program.  Questions regarding MD/PhD applications to the UTMB MD/PhD Combined Degree Program should be directed to Claiborne Fant 409-772-8145, cmfant@utmb.edu.